0.2% more employees
Monday, April 18, 2005, 00:00
According to the latest report of the Central Statistics Office (KSH) the number of employed people at companies with more than five people and at budget institutions was 2,771,000 in January-February 2005, which is a 0.2% increase on 2004 figures. The gross average salary was 7.1% higher, while the net average salary 8.5% in the Hungarian business sector than a year before. Due to a one month special contribution paid in January the gross average salary of the budget sector raised by 36.2%, while the net average salary by 32.1% compared to the same period of last year. The gross average salaries of the economy increased by 17.5%, net average salaries by 16.5% compared to last year?s figures.